The month of March reaches its midpoint, the Ides of March, tomorrow, and spring will be here in another week. March is the month the roars in like an angry lion and departs like a lamb frolicking in the warm sunshine.
William Blake, the 18th century English poet, explored both extremes of a natural spectrum of predator and prey with his classic poems, "The Tyger" and "The Lamb." Enjoy them as a new season quietly buds out.
Lions, and tygers, and lambs, oh my!